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Genipabu Beach & Dunes

Natal, State of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
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Ranked #12 of 85 attractions in Natal
Type: Beaches
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Houston-Tx
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131 reviews 131 reviews
52 attraction reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

For me this is The best of Natal. Must go, must see, must have fun! I loved it. Dislike...O liked it!

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Brazil
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45 reviews 45 reviews
10 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

Very beautiful place, clean waters but please don't eat there. Just if you like to eat with flies. They are everywhere. Fortunately we didn't catch any disease but it was even hard to eat that. And the food there is not very cheap. And if you don't want to rent a buggy or eat in a "restaurant", they won't leave... More

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Joao Pessoa, PB
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

Possibly one of the best beaches in the North East of Brazil, long smooth sandy beach with sand dunes at the end, safe for swimming and surfing, there are excellent restaurants where you can taste the best feijoada and bacalhau.

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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013 via mobile

Everybody in the town jumps to the car to offer a parking spot, an even using a closed park, our stuff was stolen from the car inside of the parking. Is sad, because is obvious that there're a lot of people involved. The parking guys in the streets, the parking owner itself and inclusive the people on the beach locking... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013

The ride from the hotel to the dunes is amazing. Wonderful beaches are on the way and the boogy gives you the chance to enjoy the wind on your face.

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Barcelona, Spain
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71 reviews 71 reviews
15 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2012

This is representative enough of Brazil North coast crowded with huge dunes, wild beaches and caju trees.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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104 reviews 104 reviews
17 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

Beautiful place, Great "bugue" ride. The view is amazing, the dunes and the lake on one side and the sea on the other. Go on and visit the lakes, Lagoa de Jacumã e Pitangui where you can Try the "esquibunda" ( something like skiing on your butts) where you sit on a wooden board and go down the dunes and... More

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2012

The dune buggy tour was as thrilling as any roller coaster ride! The drivers were really friendly....the beaches were beautiful...and a stop at the beach shops before heading back. This is a great attraction and a great way to spend a few hours in Natal!

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Sao Paulo, SP
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2012

big dunes, white sand, coconut trees, lakes and sea. Not built by man. It's already there before us.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2012

It is wonderful, great beach, nice sand, hot hot sun, warm water, quiet, good people, nice food... It is one of the places that even brazillians goes on vacation. To know Brazil, you must visit all northeast beaches.

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